Dec 4, 2012 10:00am PST
officials say once the parliaments in germany and the netherlands -- which is expected -- it'll be only a matter of weeks until missile systems are installed along turkey's border with syria so as to guard against possible reprisals for the country's staunch support of the syrian rebels. >> we know that syria possesses missiles, we know they have the chemical weapons, and, of course, that also have to be included in our calculations. and this is also the reason why it is a matter of urgency to insure effective defense and protection of our ally, turkey. >> reporter: now, secretary of state clinton, this has just crossed the wires, is in brussels, and she says, and i quote: we stand with turkey in the spirit of strong solidarity, and she adds, we stand ready to take the necessary steps for the defense of turkey. syria, we should point out, is believed to have hundreds if not thousands of tons of these chemical agents and also everything several hundred ballistic missiles to deliver them. megyn: james, thank you. a little more context on securing syria's chemical weapons. up to 75,000 tro
Dec 5, 2012 10:00am PST
pressure appears to be mounting on bashar al-asaad as the u.s., germany and th and the netherlands will be sending troops and weapons. >> as part of the absolute unity that we all have on this issue, we have sent an unmistakable message that this would cross a red line. and those responsible would be held to account. >> this comes as president assad may be looking for a way out as this pressure is mounting. we understand he sent an envoy to latin america seeking asylum from countries such as cuba, venezuela or ecuador. his deputy foreign minister denies that claim. syrian rebels are ming closer and closer to damascus. the airport outside of damascus remains to be closed. there are some flights going in and out of there. the international community is no longer flying in and out. we are hearing more and more records of fighting near damascus getting closer to the presidential palace. all this appears to be mounting pressure on the assad regime. anybody predicting the assad regime will fall anytime soon, it's a theory that has been floated for several years and it hasn't come to be.
Dec 7, 2012 10:00am PST
for the honor flights. and finally orville lemkey the father of nine. he was wounded in germany. he fought so hard to take the honor flight. days after he got home he passed away from cancer that he really fought off to make this journey. four stories of why we call this the greatest generation. we are told that it is really a heart rendering tribute. honor flight is the name of the documentary. alisyn: what a great story. thank you. a lot of attention on the monthly jobs number out today, in three minutes waoelgee show you another economic indicator that may be an even bigger deal, plus a u.s. ally critical to keeping the middle east -- peace there in the middle east, well appears to be slipping further into chaos. we look at why and what we can expect as night falls in cairo. a part-breaking turn of events involving a nurse and a prank call during the dutchess of crime bridge's recent hospital stay. twins. i didn't see them coming. i have obligations. cute obligations, but obligatio. i need to rethink the core of my portfolio. what i really need is sleep. introducing the ishares core, build